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The Resource The renaissance of Takefu : how people and the local past changed the civic life of a regional Japanese town, Guven Peter Witteveen

The renaissance of Takefu : how people and the local past changed the civic life of a regional Japanese town, Guven Peter Witteveen

Label
The renaissance of Takefu : how people and the local past changed the civic life of a regional Japanese town
Title
The renaissance of Takefu
Title remainder
how people and the local past changed the civic life of a regional Japanese town
Statement of responsibility
Guven Peter Witteveen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
'The Renaissance of Takefu' tells the story of a citizen group through the example and results of their participation in local civic life. The book draws attention to the complicated condition under which civic particpation may succeed
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Witteveen, Guven Peter
Dewey number
300/.952/155
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English and Japanese
LC call number
DS897.T347
LC item number
W58 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
East Asia, history, politics, society, culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Takefu-shi (Japan)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Japan
  • East Asia
  • Regions & Countries - Asia & the Middle East
  • History & Archaeology
Summary expansion
This book tells the story of a citizen group through the example and results of their participation in local civic life. The book draws attention to the complicated conditions under which civic participation may succeed. The story is about the individuals and organizations in the regional Japanese town of Takefu, but these events are also placed in the context of the surrounding Japanese Sea region of west Japan and the wider currents of the Japanese nation-state at the time. Also inlcludes maps. This book tells the story of a citizen group through the example and results of their participation in local civic life. The book draws attention to the complicated conditions under which civic participation may succeed. The story is about the individuals and organizations in the regional Japanese town of Takefu, but these events are also placed in the context of the surrounding Japanese Sea region of west Japan and the wider currents of the Japanese nation-state at the time. Also inlcludes maps
Label
The renaissance of Takefu : how people and the local past changed the civic life of a regional Japanese town, Guven Peter Witteveen
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-239) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 Renewal, Local History, and Politics -- chapter 2 The Place of the Past in Takefu -- chapter 3 Concerned About the Future of the Past -- chapter 4 Smokescreens and Stonewalls in the Art Museum Affair -- chapter 5 The Significance of Japanese Civil Society -- chapter 6 Takefu's Civil Society in Renaissance
Control code
55102058
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203497494
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55102058
Label
The renaissance of Takefu : how people and the local past changed the civic life of a regional Japanese town, Guven Peter Witteveen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-239) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 Renewal, Local History, and Politics -- chapter 2 The Place of the Past in Takefu -- chapter 3 Concerned About the Future of the Past -- chapter 4 Smokescreens and Stonewalls in the Art Museum Affair -- chapter 5 The Significance of Japanese Civil Society -- chapter 6 Takefu's Civil Society in Renaissance
Control code
55102058
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203497494
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55102058

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